History

Rye Country Day School's steadfast commitments to learning, understanding, and service have existed since the start, but each generation that has passed through Rye Country Day School has added its own distinct mark.

Timeline

Explore the timeline below to learn about Rye Country Day School’s history.

Photos from the Archives

Explore photos from across decades pulled from the RCDS archives.

Pre-1870

1870s

1880s

1890s

1900s

1910s

1920s

1930s

1940s

1950s

1960s

1970s

1980s

1990s

Order a RCDS Commemorative History Book

Please complete the form below to purchase Rye Country Day School, a limited-edition commemorative book detailing the storied history of the School and its first 150 years. This visually stunning coffee table book will include the fascinating history of Rye Country Day School, archival photographs, and contemporary photography featuring the campus, students, and faculty as captured by award-winning photographers.

Books are available for purchase for $150 each. Complete the form below or stop by the Development Office during normal business hours to order.